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How to Develop a Good Research Question
This video will help you understand why you need a research question and how to write one.
Research Question Worksheet
Use this worksheet to create a RESEARCH QUESTION, the answer to which will become your THESIS STATEMENT.
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This video will refresh your skills and help you find the quality research that will support your thesis statement. Start with the databases in the center column of this page.
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Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)
International in scope and free for public use, CVE is a dictionary of publicly known information security vulnerabilities and exposures.
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